Dark Pretty Cure (ダークプリキュア Dāku Purikyua?) appears inHanasaki Tsubomi, Kurumi Erika and Myoudouin Itsuki's dreams, where she fights against Cure Moonlight before the Great Tree of Hearts. Although hurt, Dark Pretty Cure manages to get the upper hand in the battle and succeeds in defeating Cure MoonlightHPC01. She is later seen beside Sabaku whenever a Desert Apostle has audience with him, acting as his second-in-command. In the preview for the tenth episode, Hanasaki Tsubomi and Kurumi Erika claim that Dark Pretty Cure has lost her heartHPC09, though it is unknown if this will have a deeper meaning later on. In the thirteenth episode, Dark Pretty Cure says toTsukikage Yuri that she is her. She claims that she is the "shadow" of the moon and that Yuri is the "light" of the moon. She is desperate to destroy Cure Moonlight once and for all, and will not remain calm until she manages tp. It is revealed that she was created by Sabaku.
Role in the series
She has an antagonistic rivalry with Cure Moonlight and has a deep conscious of defeating her competition and wants to eliminate Cure Moonlight once and for all and is very desperate. She is mysterious and calm but is deadly in battle.